The Tax Associate will be responsible for preparation of corporate, partnership and individual returns for a middle market client base. This individual will work closely with partners, managers and clients with tax preparation and planning.
Research and consult on various tax engagements.
Respond to inquiries from the IRS and other tax authorities.
Responsible for more complex tax return preparation.
Utilize tax preparation software to prepare and process returns.
Interact with seniors, managers, partners and clients.
Bachelors and/or Masters in Accounting or Taxation degree from an accredited college/university.
Must have 150 credit requirement to become CPA certified.
Knowledge of tax software, specifically ProSystem fx.
Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word.
Experience with partnership, individual, and corporate returns.
Some planning and problem solving experience.
Strong accounting and analytical skills.
Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
Ability to meet challenging client requirements, provide services and possess strong communication, interpersonal, analytical and research capabilities.
Ability to exercise independent judgment and make sound decisions and recommendations in client related matters pertaining to tax returns.
Frequent local travel to clients and other PKFOD locations may be required.